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The Prairie Garden Award for Excellence

Call for Nominations
by Linda Pearn
May 13, 2007

Through the generosity of a donor, The Prairie Garden (Western Canada’s only Gardening Annual) announces for 2007

The Prairie Garden Award for Excellence

ELIGIBILITY

The Prairie Garden Award for Excellence shall be awarded to an individual or group making a significant contribution to the advancement and/or promotion of horticulture on the Northern Great Plains. Areas of involvement may include community activity, plant introduction or breeding, preservation of horticultural sites, teaching, research, extension and photography.

THE AWARD

The award shall be cash in the amount of one thousand dollars ($1000.00) and a suitably inscribed plaque.

NOMINATION PROCESS

Letters of nomination should include details of the candidate's achievements in horticulture.

All nominations must be submitted by May 31, 2007 to:

The Prairie Garden Awards Board

P.O. Box 517

Winnipeg, Manitoba

R3C 2J3

ANNOUNCEMENT & PRESENTATION

The recipient will be announced by September 1, 2007 with a presentation ceremony to follow as soon as practical thereafter. The winner will be featured in The 2008 Prairie Garden.

“The Prairie Garden” is an annual horticultural publication published by a group of volunteers for the furtherance of prairie horticulture.

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